Flower Database

Lilium formosanum

Basic information
Flower Name
Lilium formosanum
Formal Name
Lilium formosanum
Alias
台湾百合, 高砂百合
Habitat
Taiwan
Morph
Hardy bulbs
Comment
Formosanum (scientific name:Lilium formosanum) is a hardy bulbous plant native to Taiwan and lets white flowers bloom resembling a Lilium longiflorum (Easter lilies, scientific name:Lilium longiflorum). Formosanum (Lilium formosanum) and Longiflorum (Easter lilies, :Lilium longiflorum) are similar and have red streaks on the outside of the tube-shaped flowers both cylindrical and make the white flowers of the same size bloom , but Formosanum has slender leaves , higher plant and longer flowering time than Longiflorum. Longiflorum blooms in the spring, Formosanum does to fall from summer .
✙✙Natural hybrid of Formosanum and Longiflorum
Shin Easter lily (a new Easter lily, a scientific name: Lilium x formolongo) is one article of cause of Liliaceae made from a natural crossing of Formosanum and Longiflorum. Lilium x formolongo lets a white pipe-formed flower bloom in early fall from summer, but there is not the red stripe outside of a pipe , and the leaf is thin and spreads with a seed.
General name: Frmosanum, scientific name:Lilium formosanum, aka: Takasago Yuri ,Taiwan Yuri, Hosoba Teppou Yuri(narrow Easter lilies), origin: Taiwan, plant: 100-150 cm, flowering period: July-October, color: white, size: 10 cm.
Detailed information
Order
Liliales
Family
Liliaceae
Genus
Lilium
Species
L. Formosanum
Flower type
Actinomorphic Flower
Flower array
Solitary Inflorescence
Petal shape
Lily
Leaf type
Cylindrical
Leaf edge
Entire Fringe
Flowering place
Overseas Botanic garden
Color
White
Season
Jul Aug Sep Oct
Height
100  ~ 150  [cm]
Diameter
10  ~ 10